22nd CONDA Awards – 2000


Professional categories

Production: After Dinner (Yellow Brick Road Theatre)

Actress: Alana Thompson, After Dinner

Actor: Glenn Hazeldine, After Dinner

Director: Victor Emeljanow, As You Like It (University Drama)

Technical achievement: Niz Jabour, set and lighting design, Gypsies (Ommi Theatre)

Open  category

New play written for a Newcastlecompany: Mark Reedman, Reality Inc (Tantrum Theatre)

Non-professional categories

Dramatic production: Reality Inc

Musical production: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Metropolitan)

Actress in a drama or comedy: Cheryl Sovechles, Can’t Pay? Won’t Pay! (Newcastle Repertory)

Actor in a drama or comedy: Stuart Duffield, Reality Inc

Actress in a musical: Melinda Smith and Kerryn Taylor, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Actor in a musical: Tony Pieterse, The Mikado (Newcastle G and S)

Supporting actress in a drama or comedy: Lorna Watson, A Cheery Soul (Newcastle Repertory)

Supporting actor in a drama or comedy: Victor Wilkinson, And Then There Were None (NDAC)

Director: Barbara Delaney, The Mikado

Music and movement: Katie Woods, incidental music, So Much to Tell You (YPT)

Costume design and make-up: Steven Harrison, costume design, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Set, lighting and sound design: Vanessa Turton, set design, Can’t Pay? Won’t Pay!

Newcastle City Council award for outstanding achievement in Newcastle theatre Mark Reedman, for his work in youth theatre

Special award Michael Blaxland, for 20 years of service to the CONDA Awards


* The awards were held at ClubNova this year.